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Utilization of Health Care by Foreigners in the Moravskoslezsky Region in 2012

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Volume:
 01/13
Region:
 Moravskoslezský kraj
Year:
 2013
Abstract:

In 2012 health care in hospitals in the Moravskoslezsky region was provided to 2 970 foreigners with total costs of the respective health care 31.7 million CZK. Out of this number 2 027 treated foreigners were of EU citizenship. The most frequently treated patients were persons originating from Slovakia. The most frequent way of payment for health care provided to foreigners in respect of value was utilization of foreign health insurance and cash. Outstanding debts after due date for health care provided to foreigners reached 1.71 million CZK at the end of 2012.